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breech
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Jane Eyre
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  • The ring, Adele, is in my breeches-pocket, under the disguise of a sovereign: but I mean soon to change it to a ring again.
  • "Pre-cise-ly!" was the answer; "and, ’comme cela,’ she charmed my English gold out of my British breeches’ pocket.

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  • It was a difficult breech birth.
  • The rocket is breech-loaded and a two-person team can fire it six times a minute.

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